measures http://kbia.org en Columbia City Council votes to put eminent domain measure on ballot http://kbia.org/post/columbia-city-council-votes-put-eminent-domain-measure-ballot <p></p><p>In a unanimous decision Monday night, Columbia City Council voted to put a measure that changes how the city can exercise eminent domain on the April ballot.</p><p>With the City Council approval of a charter amendment to put the proposal on the ballot, voters will decide whether or not the city may transfer seized property to entities for private purposes. The amendment’s current wording prompted a discussion by city council pertaining to specifics of what does and does not qualify as a private entity.</p> Tue, 20 Nov 2012 23:54:01 +0000 Andrew Yost 24835 at http://kbia.org Columbia City Council votes to put eminent domain measure on ballot Missourians could decide record number of ballot issues http://kbia.org/post/missourians-could-decide-record-number-ballot-issues <p>Missouri voters could get a say on several big issues this fall, including measures to replace the state income tax, hike the tobacco tax, raise the minimum wage and restrict payday loans. Mon, 09 Apr 2012 13:26:00 +0000 Associated Press 12071 at http://kbia.org Missourians could decide record number of ballot issues